Dr. Russell Carter, MD
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Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Professional statement

Russell Carter is a caring and detail-oriented cardiothoracic surgeon serving the communities of Lewistown, Port Matilda, and Danville, PA. Dr. Carter attended the University of Tennessee, Memphis, where he received his medical degree. He completed his residency and a fellowship in peripheral vascular and cardiothoracic surgery at the same institution. show more

Specialties
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  • Cardiothoracic Surgeon

In-network insurances
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  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health
  • AmeriHealth Caritas
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Practice names
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  • Cardiology

Hospital affiliations
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  • N/A

Board certifications
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  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery (Surgery)

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Tennessee, Memphis, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Tennessee, Memphis (Residency)
  • University of Tennessee, Memphis, Fellowship in Peripheral Vascular and Cardiothoracic Surgery

Professional memberships

  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • International Society for Heart Transplantation
  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons

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Provider's gender
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Male

Languages spoken
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  • English

NPI number
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1881637841

Office locations
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Cardiology

Geisinger Gray's Woods

132 Abigail Ln

Port Matilda, PA 16870

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Cardiology

Geisinger Medical Center

100 N Academy Avenue

Danville, PA 17822

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Cardiology

Geisinger Lewistown

21 Geisinger Ln

Lewistown, PA 17044

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3 stars - Maybe

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1 star - Never!


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Dr. Carter thoroughly explained my condition and the possible procedures available to remedy this condition. I was very pleased with his explanation and concern for me. I now have a clear understanding of both the problem and the remedy.
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I would recommend Dr. Carter to everyone. He is the best doctor,he is wonderful and caring. He saved my life multiple times. Can't thank him enough.
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I was so pleased with Dr. Carter and his staff. They were wonderful providers.
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Dr. Carter was fantastic! His staff was exceptional.
Overall
Always a great experience with Dr. Carter and his staff. I've recommended him to quite a few people. Dr. Carter does wonderful work. He pretty much saved my life. Very caring man.
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Cardiology

Geisinger Gray's Woods

132 Abigail Ln

Port Matilda, PA 16870

Cardiology

Geisinger Medical Center

100 N Academy Avenue

Danville, PA 17822

Cardiology

Geisinger Lewistown

21 Geisinger Ln

Lewistown, PA 17044

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Dr. Russell Carter, MD

Cardiology

Geisinger Gray's Woods

132 Abigail Ln

Port Matilda, PA 16870

Cardiology

Geisinger Medical Center

100 N Academy Avenue

Danville, PA 17822

Cardiology

Geisinger Lewistown

21 Geisinger Ln

Lewistown, PA 17044

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